Posts Tagged ‘The Passenger’

The Passenger, Neighboring Businesses Get a Six-Month Reprieve

In December, I reported that a cluster of bars and retailers near the convention center would likely be closing by May to make way for a big new office building. Douglas Development is working on a 420,000-square-foot development with offices—with LivingSocial initially, but no longer, set to be the lead tenant—and retail at the corner [...]

The Passenger, Other 7th Street Retailers Likely to Be Forced Out by May

A popular cluster of bars, restaurants, and other retailers on 7th Street NW is likely to shut down by May to make way for a coming development project.
Douglas Development is planning a big office building at the corner of 7th Street and New York Avenue that will require the 7th Street retailers to vacate the [...]

Some Clarity on the Future of The Passenger and Hogo

I just met with Douglas Development's Paul Millstein, who walked me through the company's plans for the corner of 7th Street and New York Avenue NW and cleared up some questions about the future of the popular bar The Passenger and the coming bar Hogo, which'll be displaced by the construction.
Construction on Douglas' big office [...]